Tree Detail



Crabapple, Hopa

Malus   'Hopa'

Category: deciduous tree   Size: small

Mature Size: 20 - 25' by 20 - 25'

Zone: Down to 3   Growth Rate: slow


Elevation (if known): To 8,500'

Water: Once established, thrive with little care and occasional, deep watering. They do not appreciate wet feet. Prune to maintain good air circulation.

Soil : Adaptable, but prefers well-drained.

Sun: Sunny location with good air circulation.

Comments: Beautiful light pink blossoms in spring. Very disease resistant. Work well in Alamosa.


Alamosa Tree Board Recommended? yes

Street Tree? yes   Street Tree Conditions:

CO/NM native? no   Native to:

Known Locations: Many around Alamosa.

Information Sources: Rky Mtn Gardener's Guide; Little Valley Whole Sales Nursery